Monthly Archives: May 2011

The Disconnect Between Teachers and Parents…RESOURCES

I’ve had many discussions with parents who are upset because their child is having an educational  issue and they feel the School is unresponsive. I think part of the reason that the Parent feel the School is unresponsive is because … Continue reading

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More on the disconnnect……

Is it more important to get an “A” or is it more important to actually learn? Is it more important to get an “A” in basic English or a “C” in Honors Literature?  Is it more important to be able … Continue reading

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more thoughts on the different reasons for disconnects….

One of the hardest things for the Parent to do is to be open minded with what the Teacher is saying about your child.  Sometimes it is good to hear an opinion form a Professional who does not have an … Continue reading

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More on the dsconnect between Parents and Teachers….

As a Court Appointed Special Advocate Guardian Ad Litem on of the things that was extremely important was recognizing and respecting culture and religious differences.  Recognizing these differences without judgement. We are after are in America. It would be great … Continue reading

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My First Point……

*I want to bridge  the  disconnect between Parents and Teachers a) This disconnect has cause Communication breakdown…Communication is not simply talking, but listening, acknowledging each other. 1) When Parents do not feel included and part of a plan , Parents … Continue reading

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My Platform….

With a lot of help and input and my passion..I have come up with a few points I would like to talk about during my campaign…I will post them and invite discussion and questions While I welcome thought provoking questions … Continue reading

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